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Edwin Harrison Mchenry

Edwin Harrison Mchenry, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Engineering Institute of Canada.

Background

  • Mchenry, Edwin Harrison was born on January 25, 1859 in Cincinnati. Son of John and Eleanor (Harrison) M.

  • Education

    • Educated at Pennsylvania Military Academy, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1873-1876, Master of Civil Engineering, 1892.

    Career

    • Began with N.P.R.R., 1883, as rodman. Chief engineer, 1893-1896, receiver, 1895-1896, chief engineer, 1896-1901, in charge location, construction and maintenance, N.P. Railway. Chief engineer Canadian Pacific Railway, 1902-1904.

      Vice president New York, N.H.& H.R.R. Company, Central N.E. Railway Company, B.&M. Railroad Company, The Connecticut Company, 1904-1913. Now retired.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Engineering Institute of Canada.

    Connections

    • Married Blanche Handy, April.
    • father: John M.
    • mother: Eleanor (Harrison) M.
    • spouse: Blanche Handy
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    Born January 25, 1859
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